First Christian Church of Wichita Falls has an immediate opening for a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. We offer a competitive salary and health care allowance. The right candidate will have ministry experience with a track record for growth. We are an historic congregation with a heart for young people. Our 63,000-square-foot facility is the home for our preschool and daycare and includes a gym, movie room, recreation rooms and adjacent soccer fields. We are located across the street from Midwestern State University.
*The Director of Youth Ministry has general oversight of programming for youth (grades 6-12). *The Director will work to grow the faith of young people, encourage and equip parents and grandparents to be teachers of the faith, and provide a safe and secure setting for youth ministry. *The Director will provide a ministry of presence by attending school and extracurricular events. *The Director will provide pastoral encouragement and direction to unchurched youth and reach beyond the walls of FCC in order to bless young people in the larger community. *The Director will provide worship leadership to the larger church and look for ways to connect youth to worship. *The Director will be responsible for both spiritual and numerical growth of the youth program through visitor follow-up, planning regular attractional events, and developing a growth strategy. *The Director will provide leadership at youth events in the larger community and work collaboratively with organizations such as Young Life, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and more. *The Director will seek opportunities for FCC members to serve young people in need. *The Director must meet established camp counselor requirements for Disciples Crossing. *The Director may perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Minister and Church Board.
Qualifications: Pastoral experience preferred. Previous experience with building and maintaining youth organizations a plus.
How to Apply: Please send resumes, references and cover letters to: